McCrory Building on Columbia’s Main Street is sold

Mcrory Building 1The building was purchased for $1,530,000 by 1556 M and T LLC, which is affiliated with Cohn Construction of Columbia. Richard Cohn said the company is talking to several potential tenants, including national companies. Read More...

Startup Weekend to feature idea blitz

Would-be entrepreneurs can rub elbows and exchange ideas with people more experienced in the startup world on Nov. 14-16, at Startup Weekend Columbia. Teams will be formed on Friday evening, with the aim of delivering a fully formed startup plan by late Sunday.

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Palmetto Health lung cancer screening receives ‘Excellence’ designation

The Columbia-based health system’s low-dose CT screening program is designed to identify early lung cancers among long-time smokers between 55 and 80 years old, who have a 30 “pack years” history of smoking. Read More...

SCANA earnings climb 9.9% in Q3

The company attributed the higher margins due to weather, an annual electric rate increase under the state’s Base Load Review Act to cover carrying costs of new nuclear construction, and customer growth.  Read More...

Elliott Davis merging with Tenn. firm

A planned merger of Elliott Davis and Chattanooga, Tenn.-based Decosimo will create an accounting, tax and consulting firm with total revenues of $108 million. The merged firms will have more than 800 employees in 17 offices across South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, North Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Ohio and the Cayman Islands.  Read More...


Sisters of Charity Foundation promotes Peterson to program director

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Tamara Peterson will be program director for the recently announced development of a Kinship Care Initiative in South Carolina. Read More...

Harbison retail location sells for $1.8M

The former Edwin Watts Golf Center on Harbison Boulevard will be redeveloped for Sleep Number and Stanton Optical outlets, according Colliers International. Read More...